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Posts: 27
Registered: ‎12-05-2008

Vyatta 5600



I want to build a test environment, one server running 4 VR(Vyatta 5650),NIC: 4*10G, the server hardware requirements(CUP/Memeory). Whether to have the Hardware Recommendation Guidelines about 5600?


About Intel DPDK, on the CPU requirements?



Best Regards.


Former Brocadian
Posts: 100
Registered: ‎01-13-2009

Re: Vyatta 5600

Hi Li,

You will probably be fine with any "decent" Intel server. The memory minimums are 1 Gb for the Root Partition and 2 Gb for the Installation. Not saying this as a recommendation however it is known to run on the Dell PowerEdge R620 for example. I am not sure about DPDK however I haven't heard of any specific requirements. I hope the above helps.

Posts: 20
Registered: ‎02-13-2013

Re: Vyatta 5600

DPDK is supported starting 55xx Xeon families. But E5 v2 or even v3 have DPDK more developed.

As 5600 is not ready yet IMHO wait for FCS version.


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